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PHOTOS: Bear In Fair Lawn Tree Rescued, Released

The bear was tagged for release into the wild. The bear was tagged for release into the wild.
The bear was tagged for release into the wild. Photo Credit: DAILY VOICE photo: Werner R. Ennesser
Tyco Animal Control joined Fair Lawn police. Tyco Animal Control joined Fair Lawn police.
Tyco Animal Control joined Fair Lawn police. Photo Credit: DAILY VOICE photo: Werner R. Ennesser
Fair Lawn police named him "Teddy." Fair Lawn police named him "Teddy."
Fair Lawn police named him "Teddy." Photo Credit: COURTESY: Fair Lawn PBA Local #67
Down safely, bear is tagged. Down safely, bear is tagged.
Down safely, bear is tagged. Photo Credit: DAILY VOICE photo: Werner R. Ennesser
Officers await wildlife experts. Officers await wildlife experts.
Officers await wildlife experts. Photo Credit: DAILY VOICE photo: Werner R. Ennesser
At the scene. At the scene.
At the scene. Photo Credit: DAILY VOICE photo: Werner R. Ennesser

FAIR LAWN, N.J. -- After climbing from one tree to another, a bear cub was brought down safely Friday morning in Fair Lawn.

Fair Lawn police, firefighters and DPW workers responded along with Tyco Animal Control and NJDEP Division of Fish & Wildlife to the scene at 18-00 Fair Lawn Avenue.

The 131½-pound bear was tranquilized and tagged for release into the wild.

ALL PHOTOS: Werner R. Ennesser

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